Tuesday 23 May 2017, 7pm Playground is an open platform for artists across disciplines to try-out, develop and present new work. Somewhere between an ‘open-mic’ for artists and a testbed for new ideas, we invite you to experience some of … Continue reading

Common People Competition

Competition in collaboration with Common People  Get ready for the festival season at OVADA with a chance to win two VIP tickets to Common People festival! The festival returns to Oxford’s South Park on May Bank Holiday weekend (27 – 28 May 2017) . Drop-in to OVADA … Continue reading

DisPLACED Workshop

Saturday 20 May 2017, 2-5pm Join artist Alissa McCreary and Contemporary Arts Research Unit to make unique figurines to contribute towards an installation which will be exhibited at P21 Gallery later this year. … Continue reading

Photo Oxford

9 – 24 September 2017 Photo Oxford 2017 is a celebration of photography through exhibitions and related activities taking place at various collaborative venues in Oxford during the month of September. For this edition, the curators Tim Clark and Greg Hobson will engage … Continue reading

Seven Counties Open

12 May – 4 June 2017 Preview: Thursday 11 May 2017, 6-9pm The OVADA Seven Counties Open provides exhibition opportunities, support and development for contemporary artists based in Oxfordshire and the surrounding Counties of Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Gloucestershire, Northamptonshire, Wiltshire and Warwickshire. Artists at any stage of … Continue reading

Modulus Quartet

Friday 9 June 2017 at 7.45pm Modulus Quartet champions a diverse range of music by living composers. Drawing on its collective experience, the quartet seeks out music of an individual style, developing creative relationships with composers and artists. The quartet explores … Continue reading

Directors Cut

7 – 23 April 2017 Preview: Thursday 6 April 2017, 6-9pm The Art behind the Artist-Led Space Adrian Arbib  |  Jan Crombie  |  Gerard Hanson AD Pawley  |  Jon Place  |  Roger Perkins  |  Lucy Phillips Hugh Pryor  |  Ryan … Continue reading